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10 Sunday Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On April 28, 2013 @ 7:45 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

Good Sunday morning, here are some interesting reads to start off the last day of your weekend:

Josh Brown: My Investing Edge and the Crossroads (TRB [1])
Stock Analysts Tell All: Asked who was their most important group of clients, 81.5% of analysts picked “hedge funds.” Only 13.3% chose “retail brokerage clients.” (WSJ/Total Return [2])
• Sherrod Brown Takes On Megabanks — and The Obama Administration (Talking Points Memo [3]) see also Trying to Slam the Bailout Door (NYT [4])
• How to invest? Americans don’t know some basics. (Christian Science Monitor [5])
Taibbi: While Wronged Homeowners Got $300 Apiece in Foreclosure Settlement, Consultants Who Helped Protect Banks Got $2 Billion (Rolling Stone [6]) see also Error claims cast doubt on Bank of America foreclosures in Bay Area (Center for Investigative Reporting [7])
• Welcome to Drug R&D’s Golden Age (Barron’s [8])
• The Math on Solar is about to Change our World (Monetary Realism [9])
• Psychopaths’ Brains Aren’t Wired To Show Empathy, Study Finds (HuffPo [10])
• Hey look, a dishonest whitepaper (Lepinkski [11]) see also The One Where Dell Admits It Doesn’t Know Anything About The Post-PC era (Chambers Daily [12])
Surprisingly interesting & unusual sports story: Ankiel a rare player reinvented (NBC Sports [13])

What’s for brunch this morning?

 

Earnings Beat Rate by Sector  
epsbeat426 [14]
Source: Bespoke [15]


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URLs in this post:

[1] TRB: http://www.thereformedbroker.com/2013/04/27/my-edge-and-the-crossroads/

[2] WSJ/Total Return: http://blogs.wsj.com/totalreturn/2013/04/25/stock-analysts-tell-all/

[3] Talking Points Memo: http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2013/04/sherrod-brown-takes-on-megabanks----and-the-obama-administration.php?ref=fpblg

[4] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/28/business/two-senators-try-to-slam-the-door-on-bank-bailouts.html

[5] Christian Science Monitor: http://m.csmonitor.com/Business/new-economy/2013/0425/How-to-invest-Americans-don-t-know-some-basics?nav=91-csm_category-secBlogs

[6] Rolling Stone: http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/blogs/taibblog/while-wronged-homeowners-got-300-apiece-in-foreclosure-settlement-consultants-who-helped-protect-banks-got-2-billion-20130426

[7] Center for Investigative Reporting: http://cironline.org/reports/error-claims-cast-doubt-bank-america-foreclosures-bay-area-4412

[8] Barron’s: http://online.barrons.com/article/SB50001424052748703889404578438831955549290.html?mod=BOL_twm_col#articleTabs_article%3D1

[9] Monetary Realism: http://monetaryrealism.com/solar-is-about-to-change-our-world/

[10] HuffPo: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/24/psychopath-brain-hardwiring-concern-for-others_n_3149856.html

[11] Lepinkski: http://lepinski.net/2013/04/hey-look-a-dishonest-whitepaper/

[12] Chambers Daily: http://chambersdaily.com/bradleychambers/2013/4/26/dell-makes-stuff-up

[13] NBC Sports: http://m.nbcsports.com/content/posnanski-ankiel-rare-player-reinvented

[14] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/epsbeat426.png

[15] Bespoke: http://www.bespokeinvest.com/thinkbig/2013/4/26/earnings-beat-rate-by-sector.html

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